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... Any input and info from anyone who has experience from a "RECENT" MICRO DISKECTOMY would be greatly appreciated. I know "back surgery" has changed immensely in the last few years...and I just want to be prepared as to what I might need.... ... (10 replies)
... Did you get post operative instructions after the surgery? ... (1 replies)
... good morn all,,,its now tuesday,its been 12 days post op,,l4l5 lami and diskectomy,,l5 anyway still going well walking more everyday and pain is still about the same,,its just kinda there . ... (36 replies)

... Hello All. It has been since 203 that I posted here, but I thought I would let everyone know how I was doing, what I have done, etc. If you want to know my prior history of back pain and nucleoplasty, search for my other post today (4/10/08). In 8/03 I had a nucleoplasty done (L4L5 and L5S1) by Dr. Michael Wolff in Tempe, AZ. It was successful. I had about 3-4 years of... (1 replies)
... First of all, a diskectomy and a laminectomy are two things that are different but are used together usually. A laminectomy is necessary for a diskectomy to be performed. A laminectomy is where they in essence "break" the bones of the spine to get to access the disks behind it there. ... (4 replies)
... I awoke in the post op OR area a couple of hours later. Time is lost at this point due to grogginess. In post op the nurse monitors a few things and you slowly gain your wits. The Neurosurgeon conducted a few checks on my feet. Push, pull, and sensitivity. ... (0 replies)
... I wanted to post this under post surgery tips but the thread was closed. Hope I am not in violation of any ettiqette by starting another thread. Hope some will find this helpful. ... (110 replies)
... L5 laminectomy and diskectomy and my sciatica is back, in fact it never really left and I would say it is at the same level or a little worse as pre dr is doing another MRI on Tue... ... (8 replies)
... I just read your post and I hope that your pain has resolved. I had a diskectomy 6wks ago and I wanted to share my experience. I also continued to have pain and the doctor ignored the conerns and attributed it to the surgery needing to heal. ... (4 replies)
... lol anyway i will post more in a few days!! ... (36 replies)
... well just a quik update,,,,9 days post op now and off the pain meds,walking longer everyday i take my cane with me but really walking with out it,,pain kinda comes and goes,,all and all i feel good no real setbacks,,thank god . there is some swelling around the sight ,,getting up and down is still a choir any way,,hope all is well with all of you,,,post some more in a few days... (36 replies)
... hello everyone.. its now 1 week post op,,not much change,pain is more tolerable,,pain meds under control.. ... (36 replies)
... you and these post have been very helpfull and i am heeding all.. ... (36 replies)
... Hi. Had an L5-S1 Diskectomy/Laminectomy with Dynamic Stabilization a month ago. Due to a goof by a nurse's aid, I was allowed to eat a full diet just hours after a 4 hour surgery. This led to an Ileus, followed by abdominal pain worse as bad as the surgical pain, which led to mouth breathing, which resulted in post-op pneumonia. My hospitalization was only supposed to... (0 replies)
... If you are only 4 weeks post op, keep hanging in there. ... (2 replies)
... Saw my Dr. yesterday for my 4 week post op check up. 2 of the dissolving stitches just happened to make it above skin level and had to be removed. This always happens to me! ... (1 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your post op pain. ... (8 replies)
... just want everyone to know that there can be a happy ending after all! I had 3 level lumbar 360 fusion May 2, 2003. It was very tough and very hard but 5 months post op I am so happy that I have my life back. I wore the orthofix back stimulator 4 hours per day the whole 5 months. ... (7 replies)
... weeks after surgery. It was all surgical pain. Some people I know have gone back to work as early as 2 weeks post op. Most of the time, the recommended "healing" time is 3 months. ... (4 replies)
... Good luck, and please feel free to post again with questions or comments. ... (4 replies)

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